The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Apple, Inc.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple
Rank 148 165 163
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Contract jobs citing Apple 23 22 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.47% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.60% 1.10% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 28
Median daily rate £475 £376 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.49% +45.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £153 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.95 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.24% -32.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.88 £14.35 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +6.27%
Apple
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1438 1998 2695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.12% 42.43% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 1505 1899
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 40 59
Median hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.55 £22.50 £32.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Apple as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple across the City of London region.

Apple Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Apple
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the City of London region.

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apple also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Apple.

1 23 (46.00%) Apple iOS
2 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (40.00%) iOS Development
4 19 (38.00%) Windows
5 17 (34.00%) Apple Swift
6 15 (30.00%) Objective-C
7 14 (28.00%) Mobile Development
8 12 (24.00%) User Experience
8 12 (24.00%) Cocoa
8 12 (24.00%) MS Office
9 11 (22.00%) OO
9 11 (22.00%) Mac OS X
9 11 (22.00%) TDD
10 10 (20.00%) Scrum
10 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 10 (20.00%) Mobile App
11 9 (18.00%) iPad
11 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
11 9 (18.00%) Xcode
12 8 (16.00%) BDD
12 8 (16.00%) Unit Testing
12 8 (16.00%) iPhone
12 8 (16.00%) REST
13 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
13 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
13 7 (14.00%) VMware
13 7 (14.00%) Degree
13 7 (14.00%) JSON
13 7 (14.00%) Sophos
13 7 (14.00%) Linux

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.00%) nginx
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Google Apps
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.00%) Google Play
2 1 (2.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) VPN
2 3 (6.00%) HTTP
2 3 (6.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) VoIP
3 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) BGP
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) MPLS
4 1 (2.00%) NAS
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.00%) Skype
4 1 (2.00%) SNMP
4 1 (2.00%) SSH
4 1 (2.00%) SSL
4 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) Mixpanel
1 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Xcode
2 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (2.00%) CircleCI
3 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) ZenHub
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) iOS Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Support Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Objective-C Developer
5 5 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) Desktop Support
6 4 (8.00%) Senior iOS Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.00%) Systems Support
7 3 (6.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Creative Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) Cocoa
2 8 (16.00%) REST
3 7 (14.00%) JSON
4 6 (12.00%) Cocoa Touch
4 6 (12.00%) Core Data
4 6 (12.00%) HTML
4 6 (12.00%) RESTful
5 5 (10.00%) Core Animation
5 5 (10.00%) HTML5
6 4 (8.00%) CSS
6 4 (8.00%) Web Services
7 3 (6.00%) CSS3
8 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.00%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (4.00%) Django
8 2 (4.00%) iOS SDK
8 2 (4.00%) PhoneGap
8 2 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (4.00%) SOAP
8 2 (4.00%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) User Experience
2 10 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 9 (18.00%) iPad
4 8 (16.00%) iPhone
5 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (10.00%) Animation
6 5 (10.00%) Smartphone
7 4 (8.00%) Blackberry
8 2 (4.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (4.00%) Cloud Native
8 2 (4.00%) Device Driver
8 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (4.00%) Wiki
9 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (2.00%) BYOD
9 1 (2.00%) Derivative
9 1 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (2.00%) Fintech
9 1 (2.00%) NHS
9 1 (2.00%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.00%) Apple iOS
2 19 (38.00%) Windows
3 11 (22.00%) Mac OS X
4 7 (14.00%) Linux
4 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (12.00%) Unix
6 5 (10.00%) Android
6 5 (10.00%) Mac OS
7 4 (8.00%) Windows 10
7 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.00%) CentOS
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) iOS Development
3 14 (28.00%) Mobile Development
4 11 (22.00%) OO
4 11 (22.00%) TDD
5 10 (20.00%) Scrum
6 8 (16.00%) BDD
6 8 (16.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (14.00%) OOD
8 6 (12.00%) Disruptive Innovation
8 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (12.00%) Pair Programming
9 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.00%) MVC
10 4 (8.00%) OOP
11 3 (6.00%) ITIL
11 3 (6.00%) Migration
12 2 (4.00%) Project Management
12 2 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) Apple Swift
2 15 (30.00%) Objective-C
3 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.00%) Python
4 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.00%) SQL
6 2 (4.00%) C#
6 2 (4.00%) Java
6 2 (4.00%) Perl
6 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.00%) ECMAScript
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.00%) MCSA
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) BitLocker
2 4 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) Xen
3 2 (4.00%) XenApp
3 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.00%) KVM
4 1 (2.00%) StorNext
4 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.00%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) SCCM
2 5 (10.00%) Casper Suite
3 2 (4.00%) WSUS
4 1 (2.00%) DameWare
4 1 (2.00%) Nagios
4 1 (2.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Sophos
2 7 (14.00%) VMware
3 5 (10.00%) Cisco
3 5 (10.00%) Google
4 3 (6.00%) Citrix
4 3 (6.00%) Dell
4 3 (6.00%) HP
4 3 (6.00%) Samsung
5 2 (4.00%) Symantec
6 1 (2.00%) Adobe
6 1 (2.00%) Akamai
6 1 (2.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (2.00%) Autodesk
6 1 (2.00%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.00%) Juniper
6 1 (2.00%) QNAP
6 1 (2.00%) Reuters
6 1 (2.00%) SevOne
6 1 (2.00%) Sony
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
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